Europe in a changing world | 2018 Call Brokerage Event

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenge 6 "Europe in a changing world
Inclusive, innovative and reflective societies"


Recording of the morning "Information Day Session" is still available at:

“The aim of the work programme 2018-2020 is to address the concerns of the European citizens regarding migration, the fourth industrial revolution and the challenges of governance by providing objective scientific elements of assessment regarding these phenomena and formulating elaborate policy options or applicable solutions in order to help better tackle these complex issues and inform citizens objectively”
(Europe in a changing world – inclusive, innovative and reflective Societies Work Programme 2018-2020).

This international information-day event will highlight research topics covered within the 2018 and 2019 calls for proposals in Societal Challenge 6 Europe in a changing world – inclusive, innovative and reflective Societies of Horizon 2020. Participants will have the possibility to join in a matchmaking event dedicated to the topics of the 2018 Societal Challenge 6 call for proposals. The matchmaking event will give participants the opportunity to join pre-arranged meetings with other participants in order to identify possible collaborators and to facilitate the setup of Horizon 2020 project consortia.

Coordinators actively looking for project partners, can present their project during a flash presentation session.

The matchmaking session will be preceded by an information session, which will focus on the policy context, funding opportunities and the open call for proposals. This info session will bring  valuable insights for your proposal preparation, adding important background information to compliment the bilateral meetings in the afternoon part of the event.


  • 2018 and 2019 calls for proposals in Societal Challenge 6 of Horizon 2020
  • Current developments and policy context for the calls
  • Expected impact of the projects related to international cooperation
  • International Cooperation (INCO) in Horizon 2020
  • Fast and fruitful pre-arranged meetings to foster effective international networking and to facilitate the setup of Horizon 2020 project consortia

H2020 driven events

  • Present, discuss and develop new project ideas at international level
  • Get the latest information from the European Commission
  • Acquire new cross-border contacts and initiate collaborations
  • Facilitate the setup of quality partnerships in view of the open Horizon 2020 calls

The event is free of charge but limited to 2 persons representing the same department/organization.

This event is jointly organized by the European Commission DG Research & Innovation Unit for Open and Inclusive Societies and Net4Society, the international network of National Contact Points for the Societal Challenge 6 in Horizon 2020.

Every successfull collaboration is initiated by a first contact

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closed since 3 Nov 2017
Registration 9 Oct – 3 Nov
Meeting Selection 3 Nov – 10 Nov
Event 14 Nov
Language English
Costs Free of charge
Venue Brussels
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 191
Meetings 355
Austria 3
Belarus 1
Belgium 61
Bulgaria 1
Croatia 1
Cyprus 1
Czech Republic 1
Denmark 6
Finland 11
France 7
Germany 16
Greece 12
Hungary 2
Iceland 1
Ireland 4
Israel 7
Italy 10
Latvia 2
Lithuania 2
Luxembourg 1
Malta 1
Netherlands 16
Norway 33
Others 8
Poland 12
Portugal 2
Romania 3
Serbia 1
Slovak Republic 1
Slovenia 2
Spain 26
Sweden 4
Switzerland 1
Turkey 11
United Kingdom 20
Total 291
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